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2017-04-27

Community Council of South Central Texas Achieves 100% of Federally Mandated Organizational Standards

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In January of 2015 the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services - Office of Community Services, released Information Memorandum No. 138 announcing the implementation of 58 Organizational Standards that private Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) eligible entities must implement by March 31, 2017. CCSCT is one of 40 CSBG eligible entities funded in Texas through the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs (TDHCA).
The 58 Organizational Standards are built around 3 major elements of operation including: Maximum Feasible Participation; Vision and Direction; Operations and Accountability. On April 20, 2017, TDHCA notified CCSCT of successfully meeting 100% of the 58 Organizational Standards. TDHCA conducted a thorough review of documents submitted by CCSCT, demonstrating implementation of all 58 Organizational Standards.
CCSCT provides services in 23 counties in south central Texas including Atascosa, Bandera, Bee, Comal, Dimmit, Edwards, Frio, Gillespie, Guadalupe, Karnes, Kendall, Kerr, Kinney, La Salle, Live Oak, Maverick, Medina, McMullen, Real, Uvalde, Val Verde, Wilson, Zavala.
CCSCT, Inc. is dedicated to empowering low-income families and individuals in South Central Texas by helping them transition out of poverty and become self-sufficient. The organization does this by providing comprehensive health, nutrition and social service programs that support families and individuals throughout the transition period.
For additional information about programs and services provided by CCSCT please visit our website at www.ccsct.org and like our Facebook Page.